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Xcel Brands Short Interest Ratio and Short Volume

-0.12 (-6.52 %)
(As of 03/2/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $1.72
50-Day Range
MA: $1.73
52-Week Range
Now: $1.72
Volume267,205 shs
Average Volume946,939 shs
Market Capitalization$33.08 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A

Short Interest

Xcel Brands (NASDAQ:XELB) Short Interest Data

Current Short Volume37,900 shares
Previous Short Volume60,700 shares
Change Vs. Previous Month:-37.56%
Dollar Volume Sold Short$66,325.00
Short Interest Ratio / Days to Cover0.1
Last Record DateFebruary, 12 2021
Outstanding Shares18,920,000 shares
Float Size9,630,000 shares
Short Percent of Float0.39%
Today's Trading Volume267,205 shares
Average Trading Volume946,939 shares
Today's Volume Vs. Average-71.78%

Short Interest Over Time

Xcel Brands (NASDAQ:XELB) Short Interest History

Report DateTotal Shares Sold ShortDollar Volume Sold ShortChange from Previous ReportPercentage of Float ShortedDays to CoverPrice on Report Date
2/12/202137,900 shares $66,325.00 -37.6%0.4%0.1 $1.75
1/29/202160,700 shares $125,649.00 -4.3%0.6%0.1 $2.07
1/15/202163,400 shares $93,832.00 -4.8%0.7%0.2 $1.48
12/31/202023,800 shares $32,368.00 -35.9%0.3%0.1 $1.36
12/15/202023,800 shares $31,178.00 -35.9%0.3%0.1 $1.31
11/30/202037,100 shares $40,068.00 -61.6%0.4%0.1 $1.08
10/30/2020110,400 shares $104,880.00 +441.2%1.1%0.2 $0.95
10/15/202020,400 shares $18,360.00 -46.0%0.2%0 $0.90
9/30/202037,800 shares $29,484.00 -6.2%0.4%0.2 $0.78
9/15/202040,300 shares $27,001.00 -41.8%0.4%0.2 $0.67
8/31/202069,200 shares $50,516.00 +94.4%0.7%0.2 $0.73
8/14/202035,600 shares $29,192.00 +35.4%0.4%0.1 $0.82
7/31/202026,300 shares $24,985.00 +52.9%0.3%0.1 $0.95
7/15/202017,200 shares $14,448.00 -37.2%0.2%0 $0.84
6/30/202027,400 shares $23,564.00 +97.1%0.3%0.1 $0.86
6/15/202013,900 shares $12,371.00 -41.4%0.1%0 $0.89
5/29/202023,700 shares $23,463.00 -19.4%0.2%0.1 $0.99
5/15/202029,400 shares $23,814.00 +93.4%0.3%0.1 $0.81
4/30/202015,200 shares $12,768.00 -65.6%0.2%0.3 $0.84
4/15/202044,200 shares $31,824.00 +163.1%0.5%1.6 $0.72
3/31/202016,800 shares $10,080.00 +22.6%0.2%0.8 $0.60
3/13/202013,700 shares $8,357.00 -5.5%0.2%1.3 $0.61
2/28/202014,500 shares $6,380.00 -33.2%0.2%0.7 $0.44
2/14/202021,700 shares $25,823.00 +0.5%0.2%0.9 $1.19
1/31/202021,600 shares $30,456.00 -36.3%0.2%0.7 $1.41

Xcel Brands (NASDAQ:XELB) Short Interest FAQ

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What is Xcel Brands' current short interest?

Short interest is the volume of Xcel Brands shares that have been sold short but have not yet been covered or closed out. As of February 12th, traders have sold 37,900 shares of XELB short. 0.39% of Xcel Brands' shares are currently sold short. View details.

What is a good short interest percentage for Xcel Brands?

Companies that have a short interest as a percentage of float below 10% indicates positive investor sentiment and few short sellers. Stocks with a short interest percentage above 10% is considered high, suggesting some investors are pessimistic about the stock. Companies with a short interest percentage of 20% or more indicates widespread negative sentiment. 0.39% of Xcel Brands' floating shares are currently sold short.

Is Xcel Brands' short interest increasing or decreasing?

Xcel Brands saw a drop in short interest during the month of February. As of February 12th, there was short interest totaling 37,900 shares, a drop of 37.6% from the previous total of 60,700 shares. Changes in short volume can be used to identify positive and negative investor sentiment. Investors that short sell a stock are betting that its price will decline in the future. An increase in short sale volume suggests bearish (negative) sentiment among investors. A decrease on short sale volume suggests bullish (positive) sentiment.

What is Xcel Brands' float size?

Xcel Brands currently has issued a total of 19,231,000 shares. Some of Xcel Brands' outstanding shares are available for trading, while others are subject to various restrictions. The public float, also referred to as floating shares or "the float", are shares that publicly owned, unrestricted and available to trade on the open market. Xcel Brands currently has a public float of 9,630,000 shares.

How does Xcel Brands' short interest compare to its competitors?

0.39% of Xcel Brands' shares are currently sold short. Here is how the short interest of companies in the industry of "patent owners & lessors" compare to Xcel Brands: Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (0.00%), Digital Turbine, Inc. (0.00%), Marathon Patent Group, Inc. (10.75%), InterDigital, Inc. (5.79%), Franchise Group, Inc. (2.04%), The Joint Corp. (7.53%), VirnetX Holding Corp (9.23%), Acacia Research Co. (2.72%), Quarterhill Inc. (0.00%), and Research Frontiers Incorporated (6.35%).

Which stocks are the most shorted right now?

As of the most recent reporting period, the following stocks had the largest short interest positions: ViacomCBS Inc. ($6.50 billion), Aon Plc ($5.58 billion), Charter Communications, Inc. ($5.30 billion), Analog Devices, Inc. ($4.97 billion), Snap Inc. ($3.80 billion), Futu Holdings Limited ($2.84 billion), Airbnb, Inc. ($2.40 billion), Discovery, Inc. ($2.35 billion), Snowflake Inc. ($2.07 billion), and The Kroger Co. ($2.00 billion). View all of the most shorted stocks.

What does it mean to sell short Xcel Brands stock?

Short selling XELB is an investing strategy that aims to generate trading profit from Xcel Brands as its price is falling. Xcel Brands' stock is trading down $0.12 today. To short Xcel Brands stock, an investor borrows shares, sells them and buys the shares back on the public market later to return it to the lender. Short sellers are betting that Xcel Brands will decline in price. If the stock does drop after selling, the short seller buys it back at a lower price and returns it to the lender. The difference between the sell price and the buy price is the trader's profit.

How does a short squeeze work against Xcel Brands?

A short squeeze for Xcel Brands occurs when it has a large amount of short interest and its stock appreciates in price. This forces short sellers to cover their short interest positions by buying actual shares of XELB, which in turn drives the price of the stock up even further.

How often is Xcel Brands' short interest reported?

Short interest is typically published by a stock exchange once per month. However, NASDAQ publishes a report for U.S. stocks, including XELB, twice per month. The most recent reporting period available is February, 12 2021.

This page was last updated on 3/3/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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